Day: April 4, 2020

Far more than funny – Leisure News

Sumukhi Suresh’s Pushpavalli is for Indian audiences what Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Fleabag perhaps was for the British. Both feature protagonists who revel in their flaws, both repeatedly go down the rabbit hole. In season two, Suresh and her team of writers are intent to not offer Pushpavalli any redemption. The mistakes of the past weigh heavily …

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Exporting the Padmasana – Leisure News

It’s hard to restrain a jingoistic giggle when you learn that the exercise-oriented yoga practised all over the world first emerged as a reaction to cricket. According to Alistair Shearer in The Story of Yoga: From Ancient India to the Modern West, when the British brought cricket and gyms to the subcontinent to add muscle …

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The Corona Q+A : Shashi Tharoor – Leisure News

According to Tharoor, Writing is about You (your mind, your thoughts, your spirit, your essence, the whole You!), Shashi Tharoor: Photo by: Bandeep Singh Q.How do you normally isolate yourself in order to write? A.By writing when people have stopped importuning me. Most of my writing is done either after 11 pm, or on planes. …

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